TEAM STORY TABLES
Remote Team-building Narrative Gaming
Team Story Tables
A Unique Motivational Experience
By using a simple deck of cards or virtual dice and a collaborative narrative, Story Tables sets you and your team on curated mission into a world or theme of your choosing. With the help of a Story Guide and our one of a kind game systems, participants will take on a persona to navigate through plot twists, danger, and intrigue. Does your team have what it takes to save the day and ride, victorious into the sunset?
Improve and enhance creative problem solving skills, morale, and team dynamics by engaging in a customized small group game framework that is like no other! These games are ideal for teams of 2-40 players.
This isn't a game you escape, It's a story you BUILD, together.
How it Works
Engage your crew in an interactive story where you get to choose the setting or theme. The Story Guide provides the structure. Your team builds the experience.
Game play is easy and fast to learn. Choose your pre-made character and we'll provide the assets: cards or dice. Depending the game system. Play a one-off game or play o
Your team must describe their actions, discuss strategies, think like their character to accomplish their goals.
Have fun and build memories as a team. Create a culture of camaraderie.
Build social skills and emotional resilience by roleplaying out complex situations.
Find creative solutions using discussion, teamwork, logic, and imagination.
Book reoccurring tables at a discounted price for an ongoing experience.
Aces and Spades
Aces and Spades sets you and your team on a mission that hurls you into the wilds of the American Old West. But nothing is as it seems. Rumors of the supernatural are feeling less like rumors and more like reality. But are your eyes playing tricks on you? Find out in an adventure that captures the diversity, struggles, and promise of the Weird West using only a deck of cards and your imagination.
Isles of Mist
Enter an extraordinary world of floating islands, magical mists, impressive creatures, and complex social dynamics. If you're lucky enough, you might catch a ride on a grand but, rare, legendary airship or dragon. The world is new - even to those who inhabit it. Adventurers are in high demand. Will you join the call in this dice based fantasy adventure?
Want a custom story or theme for your adventure?
No problem! Our game systems can be easily adapted to suite many types of adventures. With help from our team of talented writers, we can be sure to craft a custom experience just for you!
Frequently asked questions
How do you play the game?
For each team table, you have a choice of our dice or playing card based system. Both options provide a tabletop roleplaying game which gives each player the opportunity to step into the shoes of a fictional hero. Escape from the daily grind by leveraging the power of imagination!
What is the Card Game System?
"Aces and Spades" is the role-playing game system designed by educator and Story Tables co-founder Ashton MacSaylor. It is also the name of on of our theme settings but it can be adapted to fit many themes and stories. The game is optimized for speed and flexibility, telling cooperative stories in a fictional of your choosing.
Who are the Story Guides?
Using either of our game systems, Story Guides take you through a unique adventure built around the setting of your choosing. They help the player build a character or offer prebuilt characters for shorter games. Their narration will guide players through different encounters, while roleplaying a multitude of characters, both friends and foes.
Assistant Story Guides
There are times when the main Story Guides will need assistance with large numbers of people in a session or group. In these events, Ashton and Callie recruit other talented storytellers, actors, and gamers who are versed in the Story Tables game systems. Rest assured that all Assistant Story Guides are chosen with care in order for Story Tables to bring you the best experience possible.
How can I book a private event?
Story Tables is now available for Team Story Table events online. If you would like a one-time or reoccurring table session simply book through the website or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is the Dice Based System?
Can I request a theme that isn't listed?
We at Story Tables aren't just gamers, we're storytellers, writers, and artists. So if you have a theme in mind for your group that isn't listed in our provided settings, just let us know, and we can build something to suite your unique need. Just be sure to let us know when you book the event or email us at email@example.com. Your imagination is the limit!